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TITLE IX NOTIFICATION

In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits a school from discrimination based on sex, Congressional School does not discriminate on the basis of sex or gender in its educational programs and activities.

The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the School’s non-discrimination policies, including its Title IX policy:

Title IX Coordinator for Employees:

Tinelle Davies
Director of Human Resources
Congressional School
3229 Sleepy Hollow Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
703-533-9711
tdavies@congressionalschool.org

Title IX Coordinators for Students:

Kim O'Neil
Assistant Head of School, Director of Early Childhood and Primary School
Congressional School
3229 Sleepy Hollow Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
703-533-9711
koneil@congressionalschool.org

Brent Hinrichs
Associate Head of School, Director of Lower and Middle School
Congressional School
3229 Sleepy Hollow Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
703-533-9711
bhinrichs@congressionalschool.org

For assistance related to Title IX or other civil rights laws, please contact OCR at OCR@ed.gov or 800-421-3481, TDD 800-877-8339.The school has distinct policies and procedures specific to employees and to students, but if unsure how to report sexual misconduct, any member of the school community may contact one of the Title IX Coordinators.


Policies and Procedures for Students

When behavior referenced in a Title IX complaint involves a student, the School will utilize the procedures for resolving charges of sexual misconduct outlined in the student handbook.


Polices and Procedures for Employees

When behavior referenced in a Title IX complaint involves a member of the faculty, administration or staff, the School will follow the policies and procedures outlined in the School's Employee Handbook.

Any student, employee or applicant for employment or admission to the School who believes that they are a victim or have been discriminated against in violation of Title IX, may file a complaint with one of the Title IX Coordinators listed above. The Title IX Coordinator or Deputy Coordinator will assist the complainant in identifying the appropriate School policy (with its grievance procedure) to resolve the complaint in a prompt and equitable manner.

If you have any questions about this please contact a Title IX coordinator.


For more information on Title IX Policy, click here.

For more information about Title IX Grievance Procedures, click here.